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yourplace - An expo for social, boarding and government housing residents

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Wednesday June 19th 11am-4pm
Redfern Community Centre
29-53 Hugo Street, Redfern, Sydney

The yourplace expo is a day of information and education for those living in social, boarding, government housing and low-income residents of private rentals. Cohorts who are often excluded from the traditional environment movement. We show that sustainable living is possible regardless of where you live and offer a day of practical hands-on information to educate participants in helping themselves and the world around them.

This includes workshops on

  • Saving money and reducing your bills in winter
  • Healthy Eating on a Budget
  • Pickling and Preserving
  • DIY Natural Cleaning
  • Gardening in small spaces


  • Stalls from local community groups
  • Free lunch
  • Keynote presentations from special guests
  • Other goodies and giveaways

Are you interested in running a stall at the event, sponsoring or helping any way? Please get in touch.

View the event program here

Register for the event here

This event is made possible through the generous support of the City of Sydney Community Grants Program.

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